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“There are two kinds of truth: the truth that lights the way and the truth that warms the heart. The first of these is science, and the second is art. 65 altre parole


'The Big Sleep' Turns 70...

August 23 2016…70 years to the day since the 1946 release of Howard Hawks’ ‘The Big Sleep’. A masterful adaption of Raymond Chandler’s classic 1939 novel (reviewed here).


The Big Sleep - Raymond Chandler

Review (Amazon): When a dying millionaire hires Philip Marlowe to handle the blackmailer of one of his two troublesome daughters, Marlowe finds himself involved with more than extortion. 1.144 altre parole

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Trouble Is My Business review

Raymond Chandler was very up-front about being a cannibal. 618 altre parole


Uncle Bardies' Movie of the Week: A film noir that is the film noirest

Once a week on Monday, Uncle Bardie shares a movie with his Readers he gives a big two thumbs up. It will simply be a short excerpt or a trailer. 930 altre parole

Movie Of The Week

Book Review: The Big Sleep by Raymond Chandler

Dear Raymond Chandler,

There is less to loathe in The Big Sleep than, say, others.

I was particularly amused at the tactics old Marlowe took to tackle his case: rather than a big shot with guns, he used bluff and sleight of hand and… 228 altre parole

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